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A. Patrick Leighton

A. Patrick Leighton, American lawyer. Bar: Minnesota 1957, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1971. Board directors Minnesota Continuing Legal Education, 1985. Member American Bar Association, Minnesota State Association (treasurer 1984-1987, president 1988-1989, board governors 1973-1975, 83-84), Ramsey County Bar Association (president 1982-1983), Phi Delta Phi, Order of Coif.

Background

  • Leighton, A. Patrick was born on August 17, 1933 in Austin, Minnesota, United States.

  • Education

    • College of St. Thomas. University of Minnesota (Bachelor of Laws, 1957).

    Career

    • Worked at Moore, Costello & Hart, P.L.L.P. (St. Paul, Minnesota) specializing in General Civil Practice, Commercial Litigation, Construction, Fidelity, Insurance and Surety, Real Estate, Employee Benefits, Employment Discrimination and Labor Law, Corporate, Exempt Organizations, Hospital and Health Care, Education, Personal Injury, Probate, Trust, Estate Planning, Taxation. Admitted to the bar, 1957, Minnesota. 1971, United States. Supreme Court.

      Phi Delta Phi; Order of the Coif. Officer, Minnesota Law Review, 1955-1956. Member, Judicial Merit Selection Commission, Second Judicial District.

      Member, Board of Directors: Minnesota Continuing Legal Education, 1985-1989. Director, Minnesota Lawyers Mutual Insurance Company, 1987—. Member: Ramsey County (President, 1982-1983), Minnesota State (Treasurer, 1984-1987.

      President, 1988-1989. Board of Governors, 1973-1975, 1983-1989) and American Bar Associations. (Resident)

      Moore, Costello & Hart, P.L.L.P. is the oldest continuously operating law firm in Minnesota having been founded in 1855.

    Membership

    Member, Judicial Merit Selection Commission, Second Judicial District. Member, Board of Directors: Minnesota Continuing Legal Education, 1985-1989. Director, Minnesota Lawyers Mutual Insurance Company, 1987—.

    Member: Ramsey County (President, 1982-1983), Minnesota State (Treasurer, 1984-1987. President, 1988-1989. Board of Governors, 1973-1975, 1983-1989) and American Bar Associations.

    (Resident).
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    Born August 17, 1933